DORA DE MARINIS
Argentinian pianist Dora De Marinis trained in Mendoza, Buenos Aires, and in Germany, and has since enjoyed a long and successful career. She has recorded 20 albums, including the complete piano works of Argentinian composers Alberto Ginastera, Juan José Castro, Carlos Guastavino, Luis Gianneo, Gilardo Gilardi and Susana Antón, and the piano concertos of Ginastera, Julio Perceval and Adriana Figueroa Mañas.
She has been awarded a number of prizes for her performances, recordings and teaching achievements. Dora De Marinis has promoted Argentinian music on tours of Europe, Asia and the Americas; she also runs courses, lectures and masterclasses at universities and serves on the juries of several eminent international competitions. As well as articles on Argentinian music, she has written two books, one of which is about the Argentinian piano school.